The Hi-FI Music Hall turned 3 last weekend. I got an invite to document the mayhem. I had a great time there. The line-up was great. Medium Troy Fortunes Folly The Whiteaker Hot Club Reeble Jar I took a bunch of pictures. Hi-Fi Music Hall, 5 May 2018 Tom ChamberlainTom is a photographer, writer, blogger, […]

Nothing like a Spring evening for some live music. This is a show that wasn’t particularly well attended. I should clarify that a bit; the back patio at Sam’s was pretty well packed. It was a lovely evening in the Whit. With thom simon and The Critical Shakes, I knew what I was getting into […]

We all have a friend that has a band. A lot of us are guilty of never going out to see that friend’s band. I fell into that trap, but I finally went to see Fools last night at Luckey’s Club. They opened a three band show with Left On Wilson and Normal Bean Band. […]

The Eugene Psychedelic Ball I’ve been looking forward to this show for several weeks. These are some of my favorite bands. I hit up the promotor Tim of Snow White the band about shooting the show and he was stoked I was able to make it out. I know that guy puts a lot of […]

Maintaining my faith in humanity. A few weeks back I ran into Sarah Nachbar at Doc’s Pad and she told me that she and couple of friends were organizing a benefit for James Smith. I don’t know James, but I added to my calendar. James Smith is a local musician, he found himself with a serious […]

originally published on thomaschamberlain.com A little background. Whiteaker Block Party is a neighborhood event for the Whiteaker neighborhood of Eugene, Oregon. This was the 11th year of the block-party. The neighborhood residents and businesses in the hood pull together and volunteer to throw a ten-hour party. Which is more like a music festival than block-party. […]

Eugene Psychedelic Ball No New Year’s Eve party is complete without a bunch of killer psych-bands crushing it all night. This was a lot of show. I caught a piece of every band that played and I tried to get shots of each band but you know how it can get crazy at a NYE […]